The Envelope Roundtables Tune In To Emmy®

Los Angeles Times Gathers TV Superstars to Talk Comedy, Drama, Reality and Producing

LOS ANGELES - As anticipation builds for the 64th Primetime Emmy® Awards, The Envelope, the Los Angeles Times’ entertainment awards insider, once more delivers its unique perspective on the shows and talent vying for television's top honors. Four recent Roundtables brought together 19 of the most talked-about stars, producers and creators for Q&As moderated by Times journalists, and exclusive video clips and photos will roll out at over the next two weeks. Coverage will culminate in Envelope and Calendar print editions in advance of the June 28 deadline for voting on nominations as follows:

  • COMEDY moderated by Mary McNamara (June 8 Envelope)
    • Laura Dern ("Enlightened")
    • Jesse Tyler Ferguson ("Modern Family")
    • Ed Helms ("The Office")
    • Julia Louis-Dreyfus ("Veep")
    • Nick Offerman ("Parks and Recreation")

  • DRAMA moderated by Joy Press (June 15 Envelope)
    • Claire Danes ("Homeland")
    • Michael C. Hall ("Dexter")
    • Jon Hamm ("Mad Men")
    • Julianna Margulies ("The Good Wife")
    • Aaron Paul ("Breaking Bad")

  • SHOW RUNNERS & CREATORS moderated by Martin Miller (June 17 Calendar)
    • Alex Gansa ("Homeland")
    • Vince Gilligan ("Breaking Bad")
    • Glen Mazzara ("The Walking Dead")
    • Liz Meriwether ("The New Girl")
    • Graham Yost ("Justified")

  • REALITY moderated by Amy Kaufman (June 21 Envelope)
    • Phil Keoghan ("The Amazing Race")
    • Heidi Klum ("Project Runway")
    • Padma Lakshmi ("Top Chef")
    • Adam Savage ("Mythbusters")

    "Our Emmy Roundtables create revealing and candid conversations with some of the season's most talked-about stars from the most popular shows," said Envelope editor Elena Howe. "And The Envelope ensures that all the drama, comedy, reality and excitement of awards season is accessible to industry insiders and devoted fans." Emmy® buzz has already begun at Show Tracker , The Envelope's Buzzmeter and discussion forum, as well as at and @envelope.

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